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  1. Left behind: Ottawa region homeowners can only envy gains made elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 |

    Although the cold slowed down housing starts in February, construction continues at Minto's Arcadia development next to Tanger Outlets and the Canadian Tire Centre. There are two ways to look at the region's housing market.


  2. Together for more than 70 years, married couple split up by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | National Post

    ... couple left their Iris neighbourhood home of more than half a century and moved into a two-bedroom apartment in Stittsville Manor, a seniors' residence on Stittsville Main Street. There, they largely took care of themselves. Mae, who has Parkinson's ... 2 comments

  3. Hundreds still without power in Ottawa after freezing rain, snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | CBC News

    A Hydro Ottawa crew works to restore power on O'Connor Street on Wednesday. About 300 people remained without power in Ottawa early Thursday morning, according to an estimate from the city.


  4. Ottawa 'warming centre' on Carp Rd. to remain open overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | CBC News

    The City of Ottawa is opening warming shelters as Hydro Ottawa prepares to work overnight to restore power. A 'warming centre' at the Kinburn Client Service Centre at 5670 Carp Rd. will remain open Wednesday night and into Thursday morning, as approximately 1000 people near Constance Bay and Dunrobin remain without power.


  5. After being hit by car and breaking leg, courageous Gloucester player gets back in time for CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... sure we're playing for each other." The Bell Capital Cup, played at Ottawa-area arenas from OrlA ans to Stittsville this week into New Year's Day, is a coming together of 4,700 players (16 divisions of boys, two divisions of girls and 10 ...


  6. David Reevely: Ontario should tread carefully with plan for full...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | National Post

    The Ontario government is planning a total revamp of the province's garbage-handling programs, from blue boxes to fluorescent bulbs to kitchen scraps, hoping to cut the amount of waste we make by 80 per cent over the next 35 years. It's also hoping to make manufacturers pay for the whole thing, by some process that'll be way less politically disastrous than the "eco-fee" sales taxes that knocked the Liberals for a loop six years ago when it turned out consumers hated paying extra disposal fees for stuff they were only just buying.


  7. Reevely: Ontario plans new recycling and garbage rules, in pursuit of 'circular economy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 |

    One in five Ottawa blue boxes has something in it that shouldn't be there, the city says. With new provincial rules coming, that could get worse before it gets better. 3 comments

  8. Liberal government didn't do much in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Daily Courier

    Over the next few weeks, most media organizations will feature year-in-review related articles and columns. On the same theme, I believe it is also important to review the past year in the House of Commons from a legislative perspective.


  9. Deju vu all over againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 |

    The last 12 months under the Trudeau Liberal government has resulted in one of the most unproductive Parliaments in recent history, with only 14 bills receiving Royal Assent. Of these 14 bills, six were appropriation related, granting government access to spending money, meaning there has been just eight bills implemented by the Liberals thus far.


  10. Woman hit by snowplow suffers serious injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | CBC News

    A woman in her 60s is in serious condition after being hit by a pickup truck that was clearing snow from a parking lot on Thursday morning. Ottawa paramedics say she was crossing the parking lot of a shopping centre on the 1000 block of Stittsville Main Street when the truck backed up into her at 9:30 a.m. She was not hit by the shovel attachment.


  11. Just wait, warmer winter weather on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 |

    Ottawa awoke to a windchill of -32 Monday morning but just wait - on the very day winter officially begins, there's a forecast high of 2C later this week. As of 7:30 a.m., the city's traffic centre reported that eastbound Riverside Drive was reduced to one lane at Bank Street due to a broken water main.


  12. Transport Canada orders study into black boxes for passenger busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | CBC News

    The front of the double decker OC Transpo bus was sheared off during the Sept. 18, 2013 collision with a Via Rail train.


  13. Weekend What's Up November 25 - 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Ottawa Life

    ... firefighters. , Stittsville, November 26 If you are in the west end of the city and looking to see Santa, the Stittsville Parade of Lights if for you! Stittsville's parade is a community favourite that draws thousands of spectators. In addition to ...


  14. The Once bring a Newfoundland Christmas to Festival of Small Hall-iday editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 |

    When the folks behind the Festival of Small Halls set out to host a series of Christmas shows in the Ottawa Valley, they may have found the perfect pairing with Newfoundland indie-folk trio The Once. Not only does the band have a Christmas album to their credit - along with brand new critically acclaimed EP We Win Some We Lose - and a seven-year run of performing Christmas shows around their home province, they're also no stranger to playing the small, intimate venues that have become the hallmark of the upstart, small-town Ontario festival.


  15. What customers pay for a gram of pot in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 |

    A University of Ottawa student dropped into a marijuana shop on Rideau Street earlier this week to buy some weed to help with her insomnia. She considered the dried bud on display in glass jars at Life Line Medicinals, and asked to see a variety called Girl Scout Cookies. 1 comment

  16. Ottawa property owners concerned about farmland protection changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | CBC News

    ... that will happen because the soil on that Rideau Road parcel is excellent. "We saw growth, between Kanata and Stittsville that looks like it's really good farmland. The policies didn't exist to protect the farmland, and now we're working harder to ...


  17. Landowners challenge draft changes to city's official development planRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 |

    The City of Ottawa is making amendments to its official plan, which is the guiding blueprint for development. Some landowners question the city's projections and recommended land-use changes.


  18. Motorists asked to avoid Fallowfield Road as police try to clear crash due to black ice, snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 |

    Ottawa police asked motorists to avoid Fallowfield Road between Eagleson Road and Old Richmond Road Sunday evening as they worked to clear a multi-vehicle crash resulting from black ice and blowing snow. The city's first winter wallop resulted in poor driving conditions, leaving police officers to deal with a multi-vehicle accident at that location, Ottawa police said in a news release Sunday.


  19. Santa Toy Parade kickstarts Ottawa's yuletide spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 |

    Thousands of people gathered along Wellington Street, Bank Street and Laurier Avenue to take in the Help Santa Toy Parade festivities downtown Ottawa The first true snowfall of the year may be a day away, but there was no shortfall of seasonal cheer in the capital as the Help Santa Toy Parade dashed, danced and pranced its way through downtown Ottawa Saturday morning. As firefighters crisscrossed the parade route collecting toys and cash donations, the crowd - which was, not surprisingly, dominated by families with young children - got to see just under an hour's worth of marching entertainment that included bagpipers, horses of all sizes, dance troupes and even a squadron of Stormtroopers amid dozens of floats.


  20. Four arrested in connection with marijuana dispensary robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 |

    Four Ottawa-area men in their 20s face a host of robbery charges related to a recent spate of break-ins at marijuana dispensaries across the city. Since the beginning of the year, Ottawa police say seven pot shops have been robbed - six of them in the past two months.